Murray, UT – Crash On Northbound I-15 After 4500 South Causes Delays, Secondary Accidents, and InjuriesUtah Legal News
Murray, UT (February 21, 2019) – Just after 4:00 p.m. Thursday, Utah Highway Patrol responded to a car accident on northbound I-15, which occurred under the overpass after 4500 South. The accident caused major delays in traffic.
Unfortunately, shortly after the initial collision, a second occurred. Utah Highway Patrol worked diligently to clear away the scene of the two accidents. First responders rendered medical treatment to those injured in both crashes.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to those who sustained injuries in this doubly-terrible accident. We hope they all have swift and complete recoveries.
Distracted Driver Car Accidents In Utah
It is all too common for car accidents to occur across Utah. What is also common are secondary, or “chain reaction,” car accidents. Curiosity often gets the best of drivers along the roadway. The take their eyes off the road ahead of them for a split second to observe those involved in other car accidents and, as a result, they are involved in one themselves.
When individuals sustain injuries in accidents caused by distracted or negligent drivers along the roadway, they are able to file personal injury lawsuits to recover compensation for their pain and suffering and injuries.
If you were injured in a car accident caused by a negligent driver, contact Siegfried & Jensen at (801) 845-9000 as soon as possible. Our experienced lawyers work diligently to help accident victims obtain the remuneration and justice they deserve.